On Sunday 31st January 2021, The Great Connection Festival is taking place between 2 pm – 6 pm. The innovative event is delivered through Zoom, aiming to bring people together virtually across 5 channels: Talks, Movement, Arts, Music and Conversation. Proceeds from the festival go to Olly’s Future which is a charity founded in memory of Olly Hare, whose aims are to prevent suicide and promote better mental wellbeing.
The festival features 32+ speakers, musicians, fitness instructors, comedians and artists including the immersive dance party, Morninggloryville, and award-winning theatre company, Les Enfants Terribles. Now into our third lockdown, there’s never been a more crucial time to feel connected and to prioritise our mental health.
Tickets for The Great Connection Festival can be purchased following the link: https://www.thegreatconnectionfestival.com/
A free 90-minute online training course has been designed for people who work or volunteer with the public,
Please read the full article here – https://www.theargus.co.uk/news/19537328.charity-wins-grant-help-university-students-sussex-struggling-mental-health/ Olly’s Future, which runs a suicide awareness in medical students
Friends of Worthing man Oliver Hare have raised more than £3,000 for the suicide awareness and prevention charity